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Bagdat Street

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Address: Asian Side of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Activities: Shopping
Description: One of the major shopping districts in the city, this street is lined with...
One of the major shopping districts in the city, this street is lined with several exclusive designer stores including Louis Vuitton and Escada.
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Nice street for night restaurants

Visited this street due to the positive reviews and yes, it's very commercial with a variety of shops but at night it changes into a very sexy street with lots of good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Visited this street due to the positive reviews and yes, it's very commercial with a variety of shops but at night it changes into a very sexy street with lots of good restaurants. It looks ideal for locals and tourists alike, especially for couples and friends Go there and have fun!

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

It is a very popular shopping,walking street with several cafes. Bagdat Stree is over priced, over-crowded and great place to walk in Istanbul.This is famous shopping street in Istanbul. It was located in Asian section of Istanbul.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

It is a very popular shopping,walking street with several cafes, restaurants that you will enjoy in some way,especially in spring and summer since it is parallel street to sea, the breeze is always refreshing .All local people goes there ,it is a very popular meeting point,from morning to night;several several good cafe choices and several brands.The street is in the... More 

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Monterrey, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I lived in Turkey for over four years and I've seen this city fall to consumerism. Bagdat Stree is: over priced, over-crowded and soulless. The Turkish culture is falling to the west, as materialism is the top priority - if you look good, then you must be cool. Too bad money can't buy manners.

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Vaasa, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

This is famous shopping street in Istanbul. It was located near our hotel so we checked it out. Nothing special but still a worth visiting. Little shops along the road, a lot of trafik so we decided to cheese retaurant not beside the road.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

If you are a traveler who hasn't walked in Chicago "Mag Mile" or "Beverley Hills", this place gives you a nice feeling.... seeing Burberry and Louis Vuitton sitting across the street from each other.... Otherwise it is a nice street with nice cafe and coffee shops... it is in the Asian part of the city....

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Beirut, Lebanon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Wide side walks, many attractions for shopping, cafes, good restaurants, but not pedestrian. Easy acceess from any boat piers from european side, by bus, taxi and dolmus.

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Bucharest, Romania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Who wants to come to Istanbul for shopping international brands? The boulevard is the classical fashion street from every big city in the world. For sure you have those brands in your country as well. And prices are exactly the same. you can also find turkish brands of clothes, especially bride's dresses, but in my oppinion not spectacular. And you... More 

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Podgorica, Montenegro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Amazing street in Anodolu part of Istanbul offering great avenue for shopping and food/drinks. It's not a real attraction and by buildings you can see it's quite new. It is for fun and few hours to experience (one more time) different energy of Istanbul. Maybe not the easiest place to get there, but still worth it.

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shiraz/iran
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

this street in asian part of istanbul.you can go there with ship,bus but with taxi is expensive.if you want go there you can go to jetty and go to asian part and then with bus go to bagdad street.many shop is there and you can shopping and good place for walking,if you want eat or drink you can eat or... More 

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Address: Asian Side of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
Location: Europe  >  Turkey  >  Istanbul

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